Photo Tutorial: Stained glass giraffe mosaic

This is a photo tutorial. For a detailed written mosaic tutorial, see my previous mosaic tutorial in the side links.


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1. Shopping at IKEA.


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2. Painting the wood.


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3. Designing the image (I cut a giraffe out of paper and traced it on twice on to the mirror frame).


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4. Scoring (cutting) the stained glass.


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5. Snapping (breaking) the stained glass.


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6. Arranging the stained glass.


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7. Glueing the stained glass.


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8. Giraffes completed. On to the background.


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9. Background’s completed. Time to mix the grout.


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10. Spreading the grout. (Careful not to scratch the stained glass).


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11. Grout is complete.

12. Let dry for about an hour, then sponge off gently.


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13. Wait 24hrs. Polish the glass with your finger, cloth, or paper towel until really shiny. Then it’s finished!


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